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Make serious cash as an Amazon FBA or dropshipping magnate with this comprehensive training

For all their amazing growth over the past 25 years, the most impressive thing about the monumental rise of Amazon might be the speed and sophistication of their lightning-fast delivery network.  Sometimes it doesn’t even take 24 hours for the idea you ordered to be perched right on your front porch, ready for use. The only thing better than the click-to-door...

Finally revealed: identity of hacker blamed for stealing from 300+ companies and governments, in 44 countries

Unsealed court documents reveal the identity of Fxmsp, a hacker from Kazakhstan who is blamed for information theft from more than 300 companies and governments, in 44 different countries around the world. Patrick O'Neill at MIT Technology Review reports on the hacker identified as a 37-year-old man from Kazakhstan. Known as Fxmsp, the hacker became...

SUV plows into BLM protest in NYC's Times Square, similar potentially deadly attacks happening around U.S.

“#BreakingNews an SUV just plowed through protesters on 42nd street in #manhattan Still assessing injuries if any. More on ⁦@NY1⁩ #blacklivesmatter #nycprotest more on ⁦@NY1⁩,” tweeted NY1 news reporter Ruschell Boone [@RuschellBoone] at 10:19pm New York Time. #BreakingNews an SUV just plowed through protesters on 42nd street in #manhattan Still...

Cat food recall: Natural Balance pulled for 'deadly' side effects

The J.M. Smucker Company issued a voluntarily recall for a single lot of the company's 'Natural Balance' canned cat food, citing potentially deadly health side effects for cats. On July 3, the FDA said the recall was issued “Due to elevated levels of choline chloride.” From FDA.gov: The J. M. Smucker Company today announced a voluntary recall of...

U.S. is investigating claims that TikTok violated children's privacy

The FTC and the Justice Department are investigating claims that TikTok, the popular social media app with close ties to China, violated a 2019 agreement to protect children's privacy. Reports Diane Bartz at Reuters, The Center for Digital Democracy, Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood and others in May asked the FTC look into their allegations...

WHO says 'evidence emerging' that airborne COVID-19 spread may be a threat in indoor spaces

The World Health Organization on Tuesday acknowledged 'evidence emerging' of airborne transmission of COVID-19 in indoor spaces. In a briefing today, the WHO revealed plans to release updated recommendations for avoiding the coronavirus this week. It's like they missed the memo from way back in... April. The NIH article titled, ‘Airborne transmission...

Zabrecky and Mike O'Brien try to summon the spirit of Andy Rooney

Other Side with Zabrecky is my favorite web series. I do not think Andy Rooney appreciates it much.

How Japanese-style business culture applies to today’s new “business normal”

I'm looking forward to interviewing Yuko Kaifu, president of JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles, for a live streaming event on July 17 about virtual meetings and how the rest of the world can learn from Japanese-style business culture. It's free and open to all, but you need to reserve a seat online in advance. Join us for a live, online Q&A discussion on...

Great deal on 25-DVD set for The Twilight Zone: The Complete Series

In 1987 I subscribed CBS Video Library's Twilight Zone episodes on VHS cassettes. Once a month, I'd get a cassette with four-half episodes on it. It cost $29.95 for each cassette. I used this inflation calculator and found out $29.95 a month is equivalent to $67.50 today! So after about three years, I'd spent $2,433.49 on the cassettes. I don't regret...

MagiMask is the next stage in the evolution of augmented reality

You could actually watch a Tyrannosaurus Rex walk down your street right now. And no, this isn’t the latest Jurassic Park sequel. Of course, it isn’t real either, just a Google recreation of some pretty realistic looking dinosaurs transplanted right into any environment around you courtesy of augmented reality. Yet it’s just another example of how...

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